Buttery Shortbread Cookies

  These are sooooo good!!! 2 sticks of butter 2 cups of cake flour ¾ cup confection sugar ½ teaspoon baking powder ½ teaspoon of vanilla or almond or fresh lemon and rind Combine all ingredients; use hands to knead until blended. I used a mixer first than I mixed by hand till blended. Roll […]

Lamb Cake

Pound cake made from scratch. This will make about 4 small lamb molds. 350 degree/ about 55 minutes 3 cups of flour ¼ teasp. Salt 2 teasp. Baking powder Mix this together in a bowl and set aside. 1 cup butter 1# powder sugar or 4 1/4 cups 4 egg yolks / set aside the […]

Cream Puff

1 cup water 1/2 cup butter 1/4 teaspoon salt 1/2 teaspoon sugar 1 cup all-purpose flour 4 eggs Directions In a large saucepan, bring the water, butter and salt to a boil over medium heat. Add flour all at once and stir until a smooth ball forms. Remove from the heat; let stand for 5 […]

Buckeyes – OHIO State Treats

Ingredients: 1 stick of butter—1/2 cup 1 1/2 cups of plain peanut butter 3 1/2 cups of powdered sugar 1 bag chocolate discs   In a mixer cream the softened butter and peanut butter until smooth. Add the powdered sugar 1 cup at a time until mixed. Roll into balls and freeze until firm. Melt […]

Red Velvet Cake

From United Cakes of America by Warren Brown Yield: One 9-inch layer cake or 24 cupcakes Ingredients: 2 ¼ cups Cake Flour (10 ounces) 2 Tablespoons cocoa powder 1 teaspoon salt 1 teaspoon baking soda   Wet Ingredients: 1 cup Buttermilk 1 teaspoon Vanilla 1 teaspoon Apple cider vinegar   Creaming Ingredients: Unsalted butter 8 […]

Date and Nut Cake

Dates, nuts and Squeeze n’ Easy provide a delightful blend of tastes and textures in this recipe. 1 package of chopped dates 1 cup hot water Mix together and let soak. ½ cup of butter 1 cup grand. Sugar 3 eggs separated 1 ½ cup flour 1 teaspoon baking powder 1 teaspoon baking soda 1 […]

Triple-Layer Brownie Cake

A nice way to satisfy chocolate lovers. 1-1/2 cups butter 6 squares (1 ounce each) unsweetened chocolate 3 cups sugar 5 eggs 1-1/2 teaspoon vanilla extract 1-1/2 cups all-purpose flour 3/3 teaspoons salt   In a heavy saucepan or microwave, melt butter and chocolate; stir until smooth. Stir in sugar. Transfer to a large mixing […]